LOS ANGELES | Elon Musk unveils underground tunnels, offers rides to VIPs

LOS ANGELES — Elon Musk unveiled his underground transportation tunnel on Tuesday, allowing reporters and invited guests to take some of the first rides in the revolutionary albeit bumpy subterranean tube — the tech entrepreneur’s answer to what he calls “soul-destroying traffic.” Guests boarded Musk’s Tesla Model S and rode along Los Angeles-area surface streets … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Elon Musk unveils underground tunnels, offers rides to VIPs

AP PHOTOS: Editors’ picks for 2018 from Asia

The historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, the riveting drama that unfolded in a cave in northern Thailand and a deadly earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia were just some of the memorable stories from Asia in 2018. Associated Press photographers across the region captured remarkable images from these … Continue reading AP PHOTOS: Editors’ picks for 2018 from Asia

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar | Madagascar votes in runoff election between 2 former leaders

ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar — Voters have begun casting their ballots across the Indian Ocean island nation of Madagascar Wednesday to select a new president in a runoff election that pits two former leaders against each other. Andry Rajoelina, 44, president from 2009 to 2014, received 39 percent of the vote in the first round in November, … Continue reading ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar | Madagascar votes in runoff election between 2 former leaders

SINGAPORE | Stocks mixed in Asia on Fed rate decision, Japanese data

SINGAPORE— Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday, as traders mulled over the Federal Reserve’s interest rate decision and weaker-than-expected Japanese trade data. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index fell 0.4 percent to 21,025.10 while South Korea’s Kospi rose 0.6 percent to 2,074.38. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was 0.1 percent higher at 25,835.66. The Shanghai Composite … Continue reading SINGAPORE | Stocks mixed in Asia on Fed rate decision, Japanese data

SYRACUSE, N.Y | No. 14 Buffalo beats Syracuse 71-59 to stay unbeaten

SYRACUSE, N.Y.— CJ Massinburg scored 25 points, Jeremy Harris added 18, and No. 14 Buffalo rallied past Syracuse 71-59 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten. It was the first win over the Orange since January 1963 for Buffalo (11-0), one of only nine undefeated teams of the 353 that play in Division I. The reigning … Continue reading SYRACUSE, N.Y | No. 14 Buffalo beats Syracuse 71-59 to stay unbeaten

ST. LOUIS | St. Louis police searching for woman’s stolen tiny home

ST. LOUIS — It shouldn’t be hard to spot the property stolen from St. Louis resident Meghan Panu. She’s looking for a 12-foot-tall tiny home that was stolen sometime Saturday. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports Panu spent the past two years and about $20,000 working on the 20-foot cedar home. The house was parked outside … Continue reading ST. LOUIS | St. Louis police searching for woman’s stolen tiny home

NEW YORK | Nets hold off Lakers to extend winning streak to 6 games

NEW YORK  — D’Angelo Russell had 22 points and a career high-tying 13 assists against his former team, and the Brooklyn Nets ran the NBA’s longest winning streak to six games by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 115-110 on Tuesday night. Joe Harris added 19 points and Spencer Dinwiddie scored 18 for the Nets, who … Continue reading NEW YORK | Nets hold off Lakers to extend winning streak to 6 games